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CAROLYN A. MESHA 8311 Woodridge Dr. • Woodridge, IL 60517 • (630) 263-9695 • EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS Master of Architecture and MBA BS, Architectural Studies Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture de Versailles Study Abroad

Urbana-Champaign, IL May 2013 May 2010 2008-2009

EXPERIENCE STUDIOGC ARCHITECTURE + BIM Chicago, IL Intern, Architecture and Marketing May 2012-Current • Completed BIM models for the Baha’i Welcome Center and the DLR Franklin Park Data Center • Drew evacuation plans for Seneca High School and office renovations for West Aurora SD 129 • Assisted in health and life safety evaluations of the Burlington School District • Developed a new marketing tool resulting in interactive iBooks for the iPad, including a 450+ page book documenting and analyzing current accessibility and HLS conditions for the Queen Bee School District 16 CHARTERSILLS ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING DESIGN Champaign, IL Office Manager May 2011-December 2011 • Created fee proposals for architects and developers for interior and exterior lighting design services • Sent out monthly invoices, managed accounts receivable and accounts payable UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS SOLAR DECATHLON 2011 Champaign, IL Project Manager May 2010-October 2011 • Developed and managed Team Illinois’ $500K budget, wrote grant proposals and coordinated sponsorship • Managed communications, marketing, and the project schedule • Coordinated transportation of the house and team to and from Washington D.C. for the competition HARDING PARTNERS Intern, Marketing and Architecture • Assisted in writing and compiling proposals submitted for potential job opportunities • Built Revit model of a completed church project for energy analysis

Chicago, IL Summer 2010

WIGHT & COMPANY Darien, IL Intern, Architecture January 2010 • Edited CAD drawings, compiled a record drawing set, drew furniture plans for a new high school EDWARD WINDHORST JAMES GORSKI ARCHITECTS Chicago, IL Intern, Architecture Summer 2008, 2009 • Measured apartment buildings on site and drew plans in CAD, creating record drawings • Drew plans and diagrams, many of which were published in Lake Point Tower: A Design History ADDITIONAL Charles G. Rummel Fellowship Recipient, University of Illinois, Fall 2011 & 2012 Chicago Prize Nominee & Ryerson Travelling Award Recipient, University of Illinois, May 2012 President, Gargoyle Architecture Honors Society, University of Illinois, May 2012-Present (Secretary, 2010-2012) Certificate for Excellence in Sustainable Management and Technology, University of Illinois, May 2012 • Designing an affordable prosthetic device and business plan following field research in India Earl Prize for Design Nominee, University of Illinois, May 2010 Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator, Google SketchUp, Microsoft Suite

CM Resume  
CM Resume  

Resume 2013